South Dakota State University
Founded in 1881, South Dakota State University is a 4-year public school in eastern South Dakota and the state’s largest university. The oldest institution of higher education in South Dakota, SDSU awards bachelor’s degrees in over 200 academic programs. For students who wish to learn in a different culture, SDSU oversees a number of study abroad programs ranging in length from one week to a full school year as well as an Incoming Freshman Abroad initiative. To accommodate its Native student population, SDSU’s American Indian Student Center provides advising and cultural programming throughout the school year.
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The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.
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|In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.||
|Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.||
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What Students Are Saying
SDSU has all the resources you need, whether it's the computer lab, library, study areas, a huge gym, etc.
SDSU has a great staff that is full of friendly, generous people.
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